The Ministry Of Tourism
Come Mek Wi Big Up Jamaica
Jamaican chefs at home and abroad took home top prizes at the Taste Jamaica event as part of the sponsored Tourism Enhancement Fund(TEF) and the Jamaica Tourist Board (JTB) hosted by the Food Network & Cooking Channel’s South Beach Wine and Food Festival (SOBEWFF) held February 21 at The National Hotel In Miami Beach, Florida where our cooking expertise and creativity was on full display, the SOBEWFF guests could not get enough of the array of delicious foods on sample at the sold out event which was hosted by Award winning Chefs JJ Anderson of FieldTrip in Harlem, NY and Chef Andre Fowles, Appleton Estate Rums ‘Rumbassador’ and owner of Everything Food New York, NY.
The Minister of Tourism the Hon. Edmond Bartlett had high praises for the Chefs performances at the second staging of this annual event.
He congratulated everyone for their achievement and for the creativity displayed ‘They have made Jamaica proud’ he remarked all the guests were enamoured by the cuisine ‘They are an inspiriation to future chef hopefuls’
Taste Jamaica is a part of the Ministry of Tourism’s drive to emphasize Jamaica’s Cuisine as a major Tourism Attraction.